OOSTERWIJK, Maria van
(b. 1630, Nootdorp, d. 1693, Uitdam)

Flowers and Fruit

1670s
Oil on canvas
Galleria Palatina (Palazzo Pitti), Florence

Maria van Oosterwijk is a notable woman painter among the artists Jan Davidszon de Heem trained during his stay in Utrecht. She was a flower and fruit specialist.

Suggested listening (streaming mp3, 2 minutes):
Franz Schubert: Blumenlied (Flower Song) D 431